Japanese CG inaugurates Calendar Exhibition 2017

Sameer Nazir
Karachi:
Consul-General of Japan Toshikazu Isomura has said that the visitors of calendar exhibition of 2017 in Karachi would enjoy and experience the fascinating cultural and natural diversities and beautiful sceneries of Japan as well as four distinctive seasons.

Speaking at the inauguration ceremony Consulate General of Japan expressed his expectation that the exhibition will strengthen friendly relationship between Japan and Pakistan.

“Japanese Calendar Exhibition 2017” was organized at the Japan Information and Culture Center in the Consulate in collaboration with Pakistan Japan Cultural Association (PJCA) and Japan Pakistan Association.

While, speaking at the inaugural ceremony, Shun Imaizumi, President of Pakistan-Japan Association said that such events will enhance mutual cooperation and improve friendship between the two countries.

Earlier, Chief Executive of Heritage Foundation ,Yasmeen Lari also presents a presentation on “Emerging from Catastrophe: Lari’s Barefoot Social Architecture” at this inauguration ceremony. Ms. Lari was awarded with the Fukuoka Asia Prize in Japan last year for her engagement in conservation and humanitarian projects.

The Japanese Calendar Exhibition has been annually held since 2009 at the Japan Information and Culture Center. This year around 150 Japanese calendars of various features are displayed and attracts guests by bring in the images of Japanese culture, tradition, nature, art, cultural heritage, landscape, architecture, etc. The exhibition will end on January 29, 2017.